History of Milton

Date Posted: Tuesday, December 16th, 2014

“MILTON, only 7 miles from the Delaware Bay in a direct line but many more by the convoluted Broadkill, is one of the little old Delaware towns that prospered through shipbuilding and shipping in the 19 century. The shipyards have long ago disappeared from the foot of Union and Federal Streets… The business section displays […]


Nature Conservancy: Public Notice – Prescribed Fire Burn

Date Posted: Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017

Click the following link, to view a Public Notice from the Nature Conservancy: Nature Conservancy Notice


2017 Comprehensive Plan Workshop

Date Posted: Friday, February 10th, 2017

The Mayor and Town Council have scheduled a workshop to review the draft 2017 Comprehensive Plan.  A printed copy of the document is available for review at Town Hall and the Milton Public Library. Agendas: tca-2017-04-19 tca-2017-04-04 tca-2017-03-29 tca-2017-03-13 Cover Page: plan-cover-page_012417 Chap. 1-4: plan-part-1_chp-1-4 Chap. 5-9: plan-part-2_chp-5-9 Chap. 10-12: plan-part-3_chp-10-12 Chap. 13-Appendices a-d: plan-part-4_chp-13-appendices-a-d Appendix E. Map Cover sheet: […]


Cape Gazette: Kristy Rogers promoted to Milton town manager

Date Posted: Tuesday, January 31st, 2017

Maddy Lauria January 27, 2017 Kristy Rogers promoted to Milton town manager Position filled for first time since 2013 Kristy Rogers is Milton’s new town manager, a position that has been vacant since 2013. MADDY LAURIA PHOTOS Congratulatory flowers are on display in Kristy Rogers’ office after she was recently promoted to town manager. Kristy […]


2017 Annual Municipal Election

Date Posted: Thursday, January 26th, 2017

For immediate release: January 26, 2017 TOWN OF MILTON 2017 Annual Municipal Election   The 2017 Annual Municipal Election candidate filing deadline was Tuesday, January 3, at 5:00 p.m.  This year’s Election was open for two council seats.  Two citizens declared their candidacy for the 2017 Election:  incumbent Councilman Emory West Jr., and Mr. Richard […]


Reminder: Clear Snow and Ice from Sidewalks

Date Posted: Wednesday, January 4th, 2017

For the safety of pedestrians, snow and ice must be removed from sidewalks in the public right-of-way within 24 hours after snow ceases.  When removing snow from the sidewalks, do not push or throw the snow or ice into the streets. § 183-54. Responsibility for removal of snow; violations and penalties. It shall be unlawful for […]


Winterization Tips and Tricks

Date Posted: Monday, December 12th, 2016

From the Desk of the Public Works Supervisor Plumbing Winterization Tips and Tricks Don’t let frozen water pipes leave you out in the cold this winter.  Cold weather means frozen water and that could mean busted pipes and other major plumbing headaches and expenses. If a pipe bursts in your home, it could spill several […]


Milton hires its new Chief of Police

Date Posted: Tuesday, March 29th, 2016

Milton hires its new Chief of Police Tuesday, March 29, 2016 The Town of Milton is pleased to announce it has hired     Robert J. Longo as the Milton Chief of Police, following a lengthy but thorough application process.  Mr. Longo brings to the Town his experience in law enforcement, specifically including municipal policing and its […]


Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Roadshow

Date Posted: Monday, December 15th, 2014

Below is an attachment of the Freedom of Information Act Roadshow presentation given by Deputy Attorney General Edward Black December 8, 2014. Overview: Delaware’s Freedom of Information Act Open Records Provisions What documents must be made available for public inspection? Open Meeting Provisions What meetings and discussions must be open to the public? Education (effective July […]


Milton town clerk named Delaware’s Clerk of the Year

Date Posted: Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

Kristy Rogers earns recognition for public service By Maddy Lauria | Oct 06, 2014 MILTON — When Milton Town Clerk Kristy Rogers was appointed to take over town manager duties a year ago, she didn’t do it for the recognition. Her hard work has paid off, though, as she earned the title of Clerk of the […]